BC Graduate Student Appreciation Month will be held throughout April 2014 in order to show our love and support for all Boston College graduate students! Join us for a month of events, giveaways, service, discounts, and educational opportunities!
Tuesday, April 2nd
Grad Talks will be held 4-6pm in the Murray Function Room of the Yawkey Center with a reception to follow. To learn more, visit the Grad Talks webpage.
Friday, April 4th
6 Dimensions of Wellness luncheon in the Murray House Living Room at 12:30pm. Come learn about 6 dimensions of wellness, (physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, occupational, and social) their importance, and how grad students can best utilize them. This will be a casual discussion over lunch! This program is sponsored by the Murray House Fellow program of the Office of Graduate Student Life. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, April 5th
Coffeehouse! Come hang out, enjoy a cup of coffee, and enjoy performances from your talented peers. We will ask graduate students to volunteer any special talents, such as singing, comedy, reading poetry, playing an instrument, etc. Details TBA.
Thursday, April 10th
Easter Egg Hunt at the Murray House from 3pm to 5pm for all graduate students with spouses and their families. Easter eggs will be hidden in and around the Murray House and there will be cookies to decorate along with a little lesson on the history of Easter celebration in the US. Sponsored by the Murray House Fellows and Office of International Students & Scholars. If you have questions, please contact email@example.com.
Friday, April 11th
Global Night, an annual event sponsored by the Graduate International Student Association and the Graduate Education Association, will be held in the Walsh Function Room. Come learn about other cultures and travel the world, getting an event passport stamped at each stop! Details TBA.
Saturday, April 12th
Grads Give Back, our annual day of community service, is co-sponsored between the GSA, LSA, and Office of Graduate Student Life. Learn more and sign up here.
Saturday, April 26th
Grad Ball will be held at the Ritz-Carlton. Ticket required! Learn more here.
Wednesday, April 30th:
End of the Year BBQ on the Murray House Lawn! Come on by at 1:00 for a free lunch of delicious backwater bayou barbecue, and you'll receive giveaways and be entered in raffles for free swag from the BC Bookstore. This is always a favorite event for grad students!